Final Fantasy has long been one of the defining franchises for video games, and it can mean a lot of different things to those who’ve spent years playing the series. The themes of Final Fantasy games differ between titles, but each game can teach you something new about yourself or the world. Everyone has their favorites, but each game is memorable in its own way. Fans definitely haven’t been as uniformly positive on some of the more recent games, but Final Fantasy has big things on the horizon with games like Final Fantasy XV, Explorers, and the Final Fantasy VII Remake.
Final Fantasy fans are some of the most passionate around, and that passion can seep over into the real world. Your view of the world can be forever changed when you realize:
You Look at this and See a Phoenix Down, and You Know Exactly Why You Need It
Being a Thief is Actually a Pretty Cool Thing
Cid is the Best Name Ever
Souvenir Shops With Crystals Are Really Well Protected from Monsters and Natural Disasters
Talking About Jobs Only Makes You Think of Red Mage, Geomancer, Viking, Onion Knight and More.
You Call People a “Spoony Bard” as an Insult
Whenever You See Fire, Ice, or Lightning You Think of Magic Spells
The Name Marlboro Reminds You Of Something Much Much Worse Than a Cigarette
Crossing any Bridge Makes You Whistle “Battle on the Bridge”
Mythological Gods Are Basically Just Summons
Bonus: Looking at a Tree Makes You Think of Exdeath
Final Fantasy has taken us on countless adventures time and again. There’s big things on the horizon for the series, and hopefully even more great experiences. Final Fantasy fans will always have a special connection with the games and with each other, that no one else can understand. Remember to always follow the guiding light of the crystals.
How else has Final Fantasy changed the way you look at things? What other inside jokes do you have?
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